Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Preston with a requirement for Continuous Improvement skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Continuous Improvement over the 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Continual Improvement
Lancashire > Preston
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 42 36 38
Rank change year-on-year -6 +2 +10
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 5 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Preston 2.02% 1.75% 1.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.24% 2.13% 1.63%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 1
Preston median annual salary £33,750 £55,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -38.64% +100.00% -32.10%
10th Percentile £31,250 £44,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £41,000 £83,250 £28,750
Lancashire median annual salary £37,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -16.67% - +16.88%

Continuous Improvement is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Preston with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Preston
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 223 188 184
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Preston 89.92% 82.10% 89.32%
Number of salaries quoted 177 177 162
Preston median annual salary £35,000 £36,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.11% -2.67% +15.38%
10th Percentile £23,750 £22,763 £21,625
90th Percentile £48,000 £53,750 £51,050
Lancashire median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year -6.67% +7.14% -

Continuous Improvement
Job Vacancy Trend in Preston

Job postings citing Continuous Improvement as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Preston.

Job vacancy trend for Continuous Improvement in Preston

Continuous Improvement
Salary Trend in Preston

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement in Preston.

Salary trend for Continuous Improvement in Preston

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Preston region with a requirement for Continuous Improvement.

1 4 (80.00%) HTML
1 4 (80.00%) CSS
2 3 (60.00%) jQuery
3 2 (40.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (40.00%) HTML5
3 2 (40.00%) C#
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (40.00%) Web Development
3 2 (40.00%) Umbraco
3 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (40.00%) .NET
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (40.00%) MVC
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) Mobile First
4 1 (20.00%) Windows 10
4 1 (20.00%) ES6
4 1 (20.00%) Front End Development
4 1 (20.00%) Twig
4 1 (20.00%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (20.00%) Material Design
4 1 (20.00%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (20.00%) Actionable Insight
4 1 (20.00%) Adobe After Effects
4 1 (20.00%) ISEB Practitioner
4 1 (20.00%) Knowledge Management
4 1 (20.00%) Capita
4 1 (20.00%) Google

Continuous Improvement
Co-occurring IT Skills in Preston by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (40.00%) Umbraco
2 1 (20.00%) Drupal
2 1 (20.00%) Joomla!
2 1 (20.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Adobe After Effects
1 1 (20.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (20.00%) Adobe Premiere
1 1 (20.00%) Final Cut Pro
1 1 (20.00%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (20.00%) HP UFT
1 1 (20.00%) Selenium
1 1 (20.00%) Vagrant
General
1 1 (20.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Web Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Automation Test Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (20.00%) HTML CSS Developer
3 1 (20.00%) HTML Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Service Desk Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Service Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Test Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) UI Developer
3 1 (20.00%) UI/UX Developer
3 1 (20.00%) UX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) CSS
1 4 (80.00%) HTML
2 3 (60.00%) jQuery
3 2 (40.00%) .NET
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (40.00%) HTML5
3 2 (40.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (20.00%) CSS3
4 1 (20.00%) LESS
4 1 (20.00%) Material Design
4 1 (20.00%) Sass
4 1 (20.00%) Symfony
4 1 (20.00%) Twig
4 1 (20.00%) Web Services
4 1 (20.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Unix
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows 10
1 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (20.00%) Windows 8
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (40.00%) Mobile First
1 2 (40.00%) MVC
1 2 (40.00%) Web Development
2 1 (20.00%) Actionable Insight
2 1 (20.00%) Analytics
2 1 (20.00%) Coaching
2 1 (20.00%) CRM
2 1 (20.00%) Front End Development
2 1 (20.00%) Knowledge Management
2 1 (20.00%) Marketing Strategy
2 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (20.00%) Operations Research
2 1 (20.00%) SEO
2 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (20.00%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) C#
1 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (20.00%) ES6
2 1 (20.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) ISEB
1 1 (20.00%) ISEB Practitioner
1 1 (20.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Adobe
1 1 (20.00%) Capita
1 1 (20.00%) Google
1 1 (20.00%) HP
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft